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Leonard Thompson

Leonard Thompson, 79, of Cavalier, ND passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Wedgewood Manor in Cavalier. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 15, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at United Lutheran Church in Cavalier. A visitation will be held Wednesday, December 14, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Askew Funeral Home in Cavalier.
Leonard C. Thompson was born May 8, 1937 at rural Svold, ND to Roy and Ena (Johnson) Thompson. He grew up and attended school at Star School in LaMoure Township.
On January 19, 1955, Leonard married Elaine Klindt at Cavalier, ND. After their marriage, Leonard raised cattle, worked for area farmers, and drove truck. He was a member of Peters Lutheran Church in Svold. Leonard served as the President for several years and was on the LaMoure township board.
He is survived by his wife, Elaine, Cavalier, ND; son, Norman (Shelly) Thompson, Cavalier, ND; daughter, Laurie (Roy Lee) Warren, San Marcus, TX; and son, David (Betsy) Thompson, Bellavista, AR; 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren;
Preceding him in death were his parents, Roy and Ena Thompson; half-brother, Leonard; sister, Elaine Stark and half-sister, Irene McGregor.

Funeral Service

Thursday, December 15, 2016
10:30 AM


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Elaine and Family sorry for your loss.

wally klindtworth Dec 14 2016 12:00 AM

My condolences to your family. It's times like this you wish you could have seen and spent time with people. Uncle Leonard was always good to be around and will be truly missed by many. God bless your family and may he give you strength at this sad time

Bob Vondal Dec 14 2016 12:00 AM

I am sorry for your loss1 He was a great person! I feel blessed to have had him as a Uncle

allen vandal Dec 14 2016 12:00 AM

Elaine and Family sorry for your lose. He is in a much better place. I'm sorry I can't be there as I am down in red oak Iowa. Lots of hugs to you all been thinking about you and praying for you all love you Kathy

Katherine Stokke Dec 14 2016 12:00 AM

Sympathy and prayers for the family. We will miss him. Rest in peace Leonard.

Dale & Veronica Stark Dec 12 2016 12:00 AM